June 12, 2023
Shiji appoints Wietse Bijzeit as VP Global Solutions Architect to boost Shiji Enterprise Platform growth. With 20+ years in hospitality, Wietse's expertise will be crucial in driving the platform's expansion.
Berlin, Germany, June 12, 2023 - Shiji, the global hospitality technology innovator, is pleased to announce the appointment of Wietse Bijzeit as Vice President Global Solutions Architect to accelerate the growth of the Shiji Enterprise Platform.
Wietse brings over 20 years of experience in the hospitality industry, making him a highly seasoned professional with a deep understanding of operations and technology.
In his previous position as Group Director for Technology & Business Solutions at Sircle Collection, Wietse successfully designed and implemented a complete technology stack, demonstrating his exceptional talent for innovation. He spearheaded a new technology strategy, creating curated guest experiences, future-proofing the technology infrastructure of the hotel group, and empowering teams with effective technology.
Wietse's remarkable track record and expertise will play a critical role in driving the growth of the Shiji Enterprise Platform, the company’s next generation cloud-based PMS built for hotel groups and enterprise chains. With his comprehensive understanding of hotel technology and his experience at Sircle Hotels, he is a valuable addition to the Shiji team.
Working with hotel IT professionals, and potential hotel customers, Shiji is committed to delivering cutting-edge solutions for the industry. With Wietse on board, the company is now better equipped to address the complex needs of its clients and forge stronger relationships within the hospitality sector.
Kevin King, COO of Shiji, expressed his enthusiasm for Wietse's appointment, stating: "It is an honour to have such experts as part of the team at Shiji. Wietse is here to support our large development team and, more importantly, our customers. His experience and expertise will undoubtedly contribute significantly to the growth and success of our organization – focusing in particular on our Shiji Enterprise Platform."
This announcement comes as Shiji continues to establish itself as a key player in the hotel industry, providing innovative solutions for hotel professionals worldwide. The company is committed to delivering the best possible customer experience and staying at the forefront of hotel technology trends.
Shiji is a multi-national technology company that provides software solutions and services for enterprise companies in the hospitality, food service, retail and entertainment industries, ranging from hospitality technology platform, hotel management solutions, food and beverage and retail systems, payment gateways, data management, online distribution and more. Founded in 1998 as a network solutions provider for hotels, Shiji today comprises over 5,000 employees in 80+subsidiaries and brands in over 23 countries, serving more than 91,000 hotels, 200,000 restaurants and 600,000 retail outlets. For more information visit shijigroup.com
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